Spilling the Beans

Here are three quotes from the opening of my next book, The Perfect Brew.

  1. From the Preface: “This story takes place in a time when magic folk live quietly among the muggles, mundane or whatever you choose to call humans who believe everything in the world can be explained.
    We know better.”

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An I-Love-Lucy Witch Pre-Order, eh

The first book in my new trilogy is up for pre-order. Imagine I-Love-Lucy as a witch who inherits a magical coffee house, throw in a wickedly, sexy warlock and a straight-arrow cop, a curse, and a few murders and you Read More …


Thursday Review – Plantation Shudders

I love Ellen Byron cozies. They take me away to the charm of the American South and immerse me in a mystery that keeps me turning the pages as fast as I can to find out whodunit. Her characters are Read More …


The Power of Storytelling

Following the dramatic ending of HBO’s Game of Thrones, a tsunami of raw emotion poured through Social Media. This  GoT me thinking. Why do some stories rock our world? Yeah, yeah, I know the textbook answers: Emotion, emotion, emotion Strong Read More …


Thursday Review – Murder Misunderstood

I’m a fan of Susan Bernhardt’s stories and I’ve enjoyed every Kay Driscoll book, but this one, Murder Misunderstood, is by far the best. The characters, Kay, her three best friends, their husbands, her husband … her community is coming Read More …


Title Troubles

I seem to have lost this post. I wrote and published it, but all I have now is a lonely title, which ironically is about title troubles. Are there cyber title gremlins out there? Is there such a thing? My Read More …